Gerald Alston

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Birthday
8, 1951
Birthplace
North Carolina
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
8, 1951 (age 67)
Birthplace
North Carolina

About

Singer most famous as the lead vocalist in the R&B group The Manhattans. After leaving the band in the late 80's, he released popular solo singles like "Take Me Where You Want To" and "Slow Motion."

Before Fame

He was born in Henderson, North Carolina and released his first single as a member of The Manhattans in 1964.

Trivia

In 2008, he recorded a tribute album to legendary singer Sam Cooke titled "Gerald Alston Sings Sam Cooke."

Family Life

His uncle is Shirelles singer Shirley Alston Reeves.

Associated With

He and The Manhattans' 1976 song "Reasons" features contributions from singer Maurice White.

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